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Event Archive - GroundUp feat: David Ward

Thu. October 18th 2018 Guilt & Co. (No Minors)
9:30pm doors at 7pm
By Donation
Doors 7pm
Show 9:30pm
Pay-What-You-Can

After 12 years of quietly sending ripples through the independent music scene, David Ward’s latest, a cinematic and soulful opus, Violet, Gold + Rose, has garnered support from some of the most respected artists in music.

b Ward has spent the last two years between Vancouver, London and Berlin, building on the success of his last album, Transitioning. The run has included opening slots for grammy-winner Lisa Fischer, Becca Stevens, Jacob Collier, and a sold-out show at London’s historic Union Chapel with fellow Canadian, Frazey Ford.

As always, we have the fabulous DJ Dule spinning all night and all proceeds from the door will be donated in support of St. James Music Academy.

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David Ward (funk, roots, rock, soul, blues, orchestral)

David Ward delivers a delicious musical gumbo fusing together folk, jazz, blues, theatre, and pure imaginative wit. Seemingly unencumbered by the usual conventions, there’s a surprise around every corner. His music has been labeled a “rare, bold foray into melodic experimentation”, both “stunning and poetic”. “Think Zappa meets James... more info